Accountant (Fiscal Services) (47.5%)

College of the Canyons
26455 Rockwell Canyon Road
Santa Clarita, CA 91355
United States

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College of the Canyons

Accountant (Fiscal Services) (47.5%)

A Part-Time Classified Represented Position

Review Date: October 29, 2021


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The Santa Clarita Community College District/College of the Canyons is seeking a part-time Accountant (Fiscal Services)(47.5%) in the Business Services division.

The Santa Clarita Community District is committed to achieving educational equity for all students. As presented in our District Strategic Plan, which focuses on Access, Engagement, and Success, “Equity, inclusion, and diversity are not goals in themselves, but ideologies embedded in all actions and planning across all departments and functions of our college and its two campuses.

College of the Canyons is part of the Santa Clarita Community College District and is designated as a Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI), enrolling approximately 32,000 students each academic year. College of the Canyons has a diverse student population that reflects our focus on enhancing the educational attainment and economic well-being of the community we proudly serve.

We value the ability to serve students from a broad range of cultural heritages, socioeconomic backgrounds, genders, abilities, and orientations. The successful candidate must be an equity-minded individual committed to collaborating with faculty, classified staff, administration, students and community partners who share our commitment to closing equity gaps. The Santa Clarita Community College District seeks leaders possessing a strong grounding in academic and student services programs and a thorough understanding of the primary mission of the community college. We seek employees that value mentorship and working in a collegial, collaborative environment, who are conscientious risk takers and transformational leaders guided by a commitment to helping all students achieve their educational goals.


Under the supervision of the Director, Fiscal Services performs highly technical and complex duties in support of finance/accounting functions, including accounts payable, construction accounting, accounts receivable, asset inventory, student financial aid, and complex reconciliations. The Accountant prepares accounting information accurately, in a timely fashion and in accordance with generally accepted Federal, State, County and District accounting requirements, regulations, and practices. The Accountant supports the Director by reviewing, maintaining, reconciling and preparing financial reports on a full range of general ledger accounts and funds for the district, including auxiliary organization funds and accounts and supports the year-end close and audit functions by preparing the necessary reports. Performs other related duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

Equivalent to three (3) years of full-time equivalent accounting or finance experience. Position requires proficient use of Microsoft Excel, Word, and PowerPoint.


Education equivalent to an Associate’s degree (60 semester units) from an accredited college or university is required.

Application Process:

Application materials must be submitted by the end of the day on October 29, 2021.

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